From an episode of Breakfasters
Knowing the Place that Made You with Jimi Bani on Breakfasters
Actor Jimi Bani chats to the Breakfasters about his upcoming Melbourne International Arts Festival show My Name is Jimi. The show, co-written with his father and inspired by his grandfather, tells the story of Jimi’s home on Mabuiag Island, Torres Strait and the history of the Wadagadum people. Jimi takes Sarah, Jeff and Geraldine through the joys of bringing his family onto the stage, and the universal need to know the place that made you. Listen back to the interview and catch My Name is Jimi at the Arts Centre during Melbourne Festival 4 to 7 October.
Image: David Kelly.